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Plainfield Fishing Resort

  • Excellent40%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible20%
  • Jun 25, 2017
    “Waste of time and money...disappointed family”
  • Nov 12, 2014
    “Plainfield Fishing”
741 E Renwick Rd, Plainfield, IL 60544-9697 See on map
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Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Paid $58 for our family of 5 to get in plus 2 dozen worms. Fished from 7:30 am to 11:30. Not even a bite. The lake is either overfished or never stocked. Too expensive to not even get a bite. Talked to 6 other families...More

Thank Erika B
Reviewed November 12, 2014

We just moved to the area and I was really happy to find this place. Had a relaxing day, caught some nice fish. Will definitely be going back when the weather gets a little warmer. I brought my own bait but I saw they have...More

5  Thank Mark R
Reviewed August 28, 2014

Beautiful lake, great place to spend the afternoon. I've been here probably a half a dozen times and always have a good time. Was out yesterday and caught a nice 5 lb large mouth bass. Place never disappoints.

5  Thank geeknee11
Reviewed June 16, 2013

I read some of the negative reviews and I could not help but wonder if it was a case of lack of skill, or has the lake degraded over the years. I fished this place regularly since I was a kid, and you could say...More

6  Thank billy1960_12
Reviewed May 23, 2012 via mobile

The fishing here is awful. A lot of baitfish, and bluegills so small they can't even take a small jig. Everywhere you go is weeds,and algae. Forget fishing off the bottom. Forget lures in most places. Even the weedless lures. Only big fish I saw...More

2  Thank Chris1015
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